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Kejriwal asks minister to consider closing Delhi schools over pollution

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said he has asked Education Minister Manish Sisodia to consider closing down of city schools due to pollution.

The Chief Minister in a tweet on Tuesday said that, “considering high level of pollution” he has requested Sisodia “to consider closing schools for a few days”.

Kejriwal also said that in August, the Delhi government had written letters to neighbouring states, urging them to check stubble burning.